March 05, 2018

Full Metal Podcast: Show Me the Money

By Adam Routh, Jerry Hendrix and Lauren Fish

This week on Full Metal Podcast, the CNAS defense team talks all things budget. First, the team discusses details of the newly released President's budget for fiscal year 2019, followed by a conversation with two special guests: Mike McCord, former DoD Comptroller, and Jamie Morin, former Director of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation.

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